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Press release
23 September 2020
Saab receives order for components for the U.S. Marine Corps G/ATOR Radar

Saab has received an order for components and subsystems in support of full rate production for the U.S. Marine Corps Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar (G/ATOR), which has the U.S. designation AN/TPS-80.

Press release
16 June 2020
Saab receives Carl-Gustaf order from U. S. Army

Saab has received an order for Carl-Gustaf® ammunition and AT4
systems from the U.S. Army. The order value is approximately USD 100
million and deliveries will take place in 2021.

Press release
13 May 2020
Saab U.S. facility to help fight COVID-19 with critical PPE production

Today, Saab Defense & Security USA announced the addition of production lines at its Lillington, North Carolina facility for the production of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE). Saab will fulfill orders to produce non-surgical isolation gowns for medical facilities across the United States as orders are received.

Press release
5 May 2020
Saab Hires General Manager for Aerospace Systems

Saab’s presence in West Lafayette, IN has been cemented with the hiring of Indiana native, Robert Ulibarrí, as General Manager. Robert Ulibarrí assumed the position on March 16, 2020, leading Saab’s facility for advanced manufacturing and production for aerospace systems. The facility brings in a new era of U.S.-based advanced manufacturing and innovation through a research partnership with Purdue’s world-leading aerospace engineering program.

Press release
21 January 2020
Saab Starts Production in Support of U.S. Air Force T-7A Programme

Saab started assembly production on January 10, 2020 of its section of the T-7A aircraft, the advanced trainer developed and produced together with Boeing for the United States Air Force.

Press release
9 December 2019
Saab Receives Order for Components for the U.S. Marine Corps G/ATOR Radar

Saab has received an order for components and subsystems in support of full rate production for the U.S. Marine Corps Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar (G/ATOR), which has the U.S. designation AN/TPS-80.

Press release
2 December 2019
Saab Unveils New Training Solutions

During the training and simulation event I/ITSEC 2019 in Orlando, FL, USA, Saab reveals Beyond Live, the latest iteration of military training where traditional live is blended with traditional virtual training, adding new weapon types to the training field; such as solutions for indirect fire, non-line-of-sight capabilities and Mixed Reality exercise control.

Press release
31 October 2019
Saab and Raytheon Complete Successful Test Firings of Guided Carl-Gustaf Munition

Saab and U.S. defense company Raytheon have successfully completed a series of guided flight tests for the shoulder launched Guided Carl-Gustaf® Munition, featuring a semi-active laser guidance system. The tests were performed at the Mile High Range in Sierra Blanca, TexasUnited States and at Saab Bofors Test Centre in Karlskoga, Sweden.

Press release
10 July 2019
Saab Signs Framework Agreement for AT4 and Carl-Gustaf Ammunition with the United States Government

Saab has signed a multi-year framework agreement with the U.S. Government, which allows the U.S. Army, U.S. Marines and U.S. Special Forces to place orders for up to $445 million (approximately SEK4.2 billion) during a five-year period.

Press release
13 June 2019
Saab Appoints Head of Corporate Affairs for North America

Saab has appointed Jana Weir Murphy as Vice President and Head of Corporate Affairs for Saab North America. Murphy is currently Vice President and head of Government Affairs for North America.